Chief Accountant

Permanent job offered at Montreal

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  • Team management
  • Monthly sales tax returns
  • Month-end and supplier payment approvals
  • Cashflow, general ledger entries


For a fast-growing international SME specializing in the IT services industry, you'll be working as a chief accountant in a young, dynamic and close-knit team. You will report to a manager whom Cielo knows very well from having worked with her, and whom we appreciate. She is transparent, approachable and much appreciated by her teams. In addition to its magnificent offices, the company offers a dynamic, young and very pleasant working environment. Given the company's strong growth, there are plenty of opportunities for advancement.



As Chief Accountant, you'll manage an accounts payable and general accounting team (2 supervisors, 5 clerks/technicians) and file monthly sales tax returns.


In addition, you will ensure/review month-end for general accounting items (reconciliation, balance sheet, etc.) and validate weekly payments to suppliers.


You'll also manage cashflow and review ledger entries and account reconciliations.


This is a great opportunity to make your contribution by working in a fast-growing, innovative company with stimulating projects and plenty of scope for development.


Bilingual CPA (asset) with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, ideally in industry, including a few years in financial accounting and process improvement. A good level of Excel is required. We are looking for a flexible, resourceful, autonomous, meticulous and committed candidate with excellent analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team. The candidate must be able to manage priorities while respecting deadlines, have a strong work ethic and be able to manage a high level of confidentiality.

About us

CIELO is a recruitment firm specializing in finance, accounting and management in Quebec, Canada and internationally. Our head office is located in downtown Montreal. Only successful candidates will be invited to an interview. We would like to thank all the candidates for showing interest in this position. The masculine form is used to lighten the text.

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